by P Gregory: Owner Editor of the Black Presence Website. So, Black History Month 2010 is upon us, and asRead more
Walter Tull was born in Folkestone on 28th April 1888. His father was a carpenter from Barbados who had movedRead more
GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The body of former President Janet Jagan is to be cremated immediately following her state funeral hereRead more
It appears that John Blanke, an African trumpeter, was a regular musician at the courts of both Henry VII andRead more
The Visual Representation, Role and Origin of Black Soldiers in British Army Regiments During the Early Nineteenth Century.
Presented by Mr John D Ellis as part of the requirement of the MA Degree in Nineteenth Century Culture and Society.
University of Nottingham, September 2000.
The contributions of African-American patriots to our nation’s safety were ignored or downplayed for generations. It has been only during the past several decades that efforts have been made to rectify the injusticeRead more